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Sarah's Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Anthony's time is running short. About to succumb to the plague that has been swiftly clearing the Earth of humans, he visits Sarah, the one that got away. They connect as they never had. As they wait together for his demise, a miracle creates tension between them, and, instead of his own death, he finds himself facing something far worse.
Exploitation
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A SF short story, inspired by Neal Asher's Polity novels, offering an alternative genesis for Earth Central, its all encompassing AI. A survey and mining team sent to Titan get rather more than they expected.
Caveat Veritatem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Truth is a dangerous thing. A little of it goes a long way and it can come back to bite you. That’s why our society (and most societies I would imagine) encourage the polite, little lie. Thus my title for this anthology “Caveat Veritatem” or “Beware of the Truth”. Here are five stories that tell various truths, no matter the consequences for you or for the characters.
Fire Roaster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ro Aureole vs Ark Dagon. Ro Aureole is working in a bakery. On one celebration day Ark DAgon enters his village for forcing an AGREEMENT. Will Chednira and Ro be able to stop ARK and the three versions of his most powerful weapon -The Unlight Beta, The Unlight Alpha and THE UNLIGHT.
First Kill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A female sniper's first mission. "When the Melting took the polar ice caps, the world was exposed to a breed of new species lying dormant under the ice. Not everybody was excited over the Alliance that was formed. Now a Death Squad is heading towards our Neutral Dragon Territory, and if they cross this bridge, we're too late to stop them. My finger is on the trigger, and I am waiting..."
All I Need to Know about the Earth, I Learned in Kindergarten
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When an extraterrestrial takes refuge on the Earth, a good hiding place is paramount, and where better than among macaroni art and Captain Underpants books?
Multiple Organisms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Drahali has lived her life as a freak, a woman who was far more than one of the guys. Her strength was limitless, but it doomed her to a life alone until the day the Sector Guard recruiter arrived and offered her a chance to be his partner and possibly more.
The Ananaki
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What do you do if the wrong god answers your call? A short story about a divine problem.
Hard Hearted
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Saving her fiancé showed Gralial’s people what a freak she was and they punished her accordingly by removing her soul. Left with only intelligence and her talent, Gray must start a new life in the Alliance as the Sector Guardsman Hard Hearted.
John's Big Idea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
One Quintillion is a really big number. John, a teen aged boy living in a lighthouse, needed to know it’s significance. Teachers, forget it. He had to figure it out on his own. John was no genius, or so others thought. So began his great adventure.
The Process
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Set in the world of Blade Runner long before the days of the Nexus 6, we follow the workers of Tyrell Corps as they impliment The Process. Is it all it seems?
The Treasure of Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by Chater Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An alien creature crawls in from the desert with talk of treaure.
Visions Of Odd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short anthology of flash fiction and vignettes, all speculative fiction, ranging from the edge of fantasy to the edge of the solar system. Visions Of Odd contains 7 stories totaling about 8400 words.
ahadiel and the judgement
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
a science fiction story about the judges and punishment
Dreamscapes #2 - Black Jack Finnegan
Series: Dreamscapes, Book 2. Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. In "Black Jack Finnegan" a pair of women are forced to make an emergency evacuation from their failing Aether Ship. They crash-land on the legendary Good Ship Ptarmigan - home to the timeless treasure hunter, Black Jack Finnegan - and so find themselves swept up in a world of mysteries.
Extrasensory
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Chris is out in the hills taking photos of the cityscape when he spies a strange green light in the night sky. He manages to snap off some hurried photos as the light moves erratically towards him. Something very bizarre happens to him as the object moves overhead. A pinprick of light enters his right eye and does something to his brain. This is a novelette of approximately 16,500 words.
Say You Love Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by JJ Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sam loves Patricia and wants to marry her. She turns him down and cuts off all contact. He just wants her to love him. When a shady scientist makes a suggestion, it seems that Sam's dreams may come true. But at what cost?
The Cone
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three stories by Kenneth Burstall
On The Rocks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What has Charlotte Hill gotten herself into? On The Rocks is the second Charlotte Hill story, and picks up shortly after Ice Cream And Bullets. Meet Drake Jameson the man who's tasked with bringing Charlotte in and watch as the mystery grows, then gets set on fire.
Hail Mary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For Clarice, football is a religion and game day is like going to church. She even dons a VR suit plugged into her team’s quarterback to enhance her sacred experience. For her husband Grant, football is little more than an amusement. He does not understand Clarice’s obsession. When Grant undertakes to sabotage her VR experience of Super Bowl Sunday, no one on or off the field will be safe.